HyperDic: personify

English > 3 senses of the word personify:
VERBstativepersonify, bodyinvest with or as with a body
stativepersonify, embody, berepresent, as of a character on stage
cognitionpersonify, personateattribute human qualities to something
personify > pronunciation
Soundspersaa'nahfay.
Rhymesacidify ... vilify: 78 rhymes with fay...
English > personify: 3 senses > verb 1, stative
Meaninginvest with or as with a body; give body to.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Synonymbody
Broaderembody, be, personifyrepresent, as of a character on stage
Spanishdar cuerpo, personificar
Nounspersona human body (usually including the clothing)
personificationrepresenting an abstract quality or idea as a person or creature
personificationa person who represents an abstract quality
English > personify: 3 senses > verb 2, stative
Meaningrepresent, as of a character on stage.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Synonymsembody, be
Narrowerbody, personifyinvest with or as with a body
exemplify, representBe characteristic of
Broadertypify, symbolize, symbolise, stand for, representExpress indirectly by an image, form, or model
Spanishcaracterizar, encarnar, personificar, representar
Catalancaracteritzar, encarnar, personificar
Nounspersona(Jungian psychology) a personal facade that one presents to the world
personaan actor's portrayal of someone in a play
English > personify: 3 senses > verb 3, cognition
MeaningAttribute human qualities to something.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonympersonate
Broaderimpute, ascribe, assign, attributeAttribute or credit to
Spanishpersonificar
Catalanpersonificar
Nounspersona human being
persona human body (usually including the clothing)
personificationthe act of attributing human characteristics / characteristics to abstract ideas etc.

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